Christmas in 15th-Century France & Burgundy
Friday, December 21 • 8 PM
Saturday, December 22 • 2:30 PM
Saturday, December 22 • 8 PM
First Church in Cambridge, Congregational
11 Garden Street (Next to the Sheraton Commander)
A captivating mix of mysticism and merriment, from the penitential season of Advent through Christmas rejoicing and the festive celebration of New Year’s Day, with music by the greatest French and Flemish musicians of the fifteenth century—Guillaume Du Fay, Johannes Regis, Josquin Desprez, Jacob Obrecht, Antoine Brumel, and others.
Doors and box office open at 7 PM for 8 PM performances, and at 1:30 PM for 2:30 PM performance.
Pre-concert talks, by Irit Kleiman (BU), are free and will be given 45 minutes before each performance.
Daniela Tosic, Martin Near, Jennifer Ashe, Pamela Dellal, cantus
Michael Barrett, Jason McStoots, Stefan Reed, Mark Sprinkle, Sumner Thompson, tenor & contratenor
Paul Guttry & Steven Hrycelak, bass
Laura Jeppesen, fiddle & rebec
Charles Weaver, lute & voice
Scott Metcalfe, director, harp
Buy in advance and save: $75 Sec. A / $49 Sec. B / $35 Sec. C (General) / $27 Senior (General) / $10 Student/Low Income (General)
At the door: $78 / $52 / $38 / $30 / $10
Under 18 admitted free